Fraport sees rising volumes across group
Cargo throughput (airfreight and airmail) at the Fraport GroupÃ¢â‚¬™s five majority-owned airports Ã¢â‚¬“ Frankfurt, Antalya in Turkey, Burgas and Varna in Bulgaria, and Lima in Peru grew by 27.5 per cent to 217,000 tonnes in June over the same period a year earlier. During the first six months of 2010 these airports registered a 30 […]
August 1, 2010
The groupÃ¢â‚¬™s home base, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) also saw key growth as GermanyÃ¢â‚¬™s largest airport, with the airport handling 192,508 tonnes of airfreight, up 29.9 per cent, in June over a year earlier.
Commenting on the latest traffic figures, Fraport executive board chairman Stefan Schulte said: Ã¢â‚¬Å“These numbers convincingly show that the finance and economic crisis has been overcome and that the aviation industry Ã¢â‚¬“ despite several small traffic blips Ã¢â‚¬“ is back on track to reaching and even exceeding the results of the pre-crisis years.Ã¢â‚¬Â